More Sites
Search
EA Games release FIFA 15 commercialEA Games release FIFA 15 commercial Arsenal star searches for lost shin padArsenal star searches for lost shin pad Trick shots catapulted to online successTrick shots catapulted to online success
advertisement
Most popular articles
Win $5000Grab Shapes for the ultimate footy-fan prize
Wide World of Sports TV partners
AFL Footy ShowAustralia's favourite team takes you through the week in AFL.Wide World of SportsCatch up with Ken Sutcliffe and the team on Wide World of Sports.Footy ClassifiedOur award winning panel tell it how it really is in the AFL world.NRL Footy ShowFatty and the gang bring you an entertaining look at rugby league.
Dig A Pony too strong in Rivette final
Mathew Toogood
16:46 AEST Sat Jul 12 2014

A powerful finish from Dig A Pony in the Rivette Series Final at Flemington has capped a successful winter campaign for the filly.

The Peter Moody-trained three-year-old was a well-supported $2.45 favourite in Saturday's $120,000 race and powered home from well back in the field to notch her third win from four starts this campaign.

Her victory on Saturday stamped her authority during this year's six-race series for fillies over winter having also won the only two heats she contested.

While Moody is not getting carried away with Dig A Pony's off-season form, he will look to give her a chance in better company next season.

"A couple of weeks ago we thought she might have nearly come to the end of it but she has done well the past 10 days and done a good job," Moody said.

"We're not getting carried away with winter form but we've probably got to lift the bar a bit now.

"Maybe we'll take the foot off the pedal and chase a little bit of black type at the end of the spring, dodging the A-graders."

Dig A Pony had only a few behind her on the turn but overhauled her rivals to score by 1-1/4 lengths over Ardelle ($41) with a short half-head to Cuban Lass ($8) third.


You need the latest version of Flash Player.
Enjoy the most vivid content on the web
Watch video without extra features
Interact with applications on your favourite sites
Upgrade now